Pears Program incubates Israeli startups dedicated to doing well by doing good for people in developing nations.
Seventy young leaders will meet in Caesarea, Israel, next month to brainstorm entrepreneurial ideas to better the developing world.
Rescued dogs rehabilitate people in a unique therapeutic program devised by an Israeli trainer for at-risk and special-needs youths.
‘All the children contributed with a full heart – it didn’t matter if they were Jewish or Arab,’ says the Israeli teacher heading the collection drive.
An Israeli graduate student is working on an international project to reintroduce prawns to eat parasite-carrying snails in African waters.
The Israeli-American project focuses on teens in forgotten neighborhoods, the nighttime streets and areas where the homeless wander.
As part of their vocational curriculum, three students at Brooklyn’s Imagine
Academy are assembling Galilee Tisanes medicinal tea products.
Physical challenges are no match for Etgarim (Challenges), a non-profit that gets Israelis out of their wheelchairs for confidence-building outdoor activities.
At Jerusalem’s Yad LaKashish-Lifeline for the Old, handcrafting Hanukkah gift
items helps immigrant pensioners remain productive members of society.
Israeli medical professionals to provide critical health interventions in the typhoon affected region; Home Front Command to survey area.